Oriental Carpet

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1900-1925

GUSN

GUSN-56024

Description

Woven broadloom rug, imitating oriental carpet. Square room size rug. Forest green background with yellow, pale orange and tans. Central panel with gothic-like elaborate diamond shaped medallions or devices laid out in alternating rows on an overall background of meandering floral vine. Main border is lobed floral elements and cartouches on green ground flanked by small floral borders and line borders on yellow ground. Four seams across width.

Details

Descriptive Terms

rugs
broadlooms (rugs)
cotton (textile)
wool (textile)
Rug
Carpet
Carpet

Maker

AFTER Soderholtz (Maker)

Location of Origin

USA

Object Type

Floor Coverings

Dimensions

138 1/4 x 131 3/4 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Museum Accession

Accession Number

1988.97